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Dr. Ali receives 2018 Dean’s Award for the Promotion of Diversity and Inclusiveness

Posted on May 30, 2018

Congratulations to AADS Professor and Dean of Lloyd International Honors College, Dr. Omar H. Ali, recipient of the 2018 Dean’s […]

Dr. Ali publishes in Harvard’s ReVista on Afro-Latin America

Posted on February 1, 2018

Omar H. Ali is Dean of Lloyd International Honors College and Professor of Global and Comparative African Diaspora History at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

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Dr. Cerise L. Glenn receives outstanding book chapter award

Posted on August 31, 2017

The African American and Culture Division of the National Communication Association names Dr. Cerise L. Glenn, AADS Program Director, Outstanding Book Chapter Award Recipient.

Carnegie Foundation names Dr. Omar H. Ali NC Professor of the year.

Posted on August 30, 2017

The Carnegie Foundation has named Dr. Omar H. Ali North Carolina Professor of the year. Ali is a Professor of Comparative African Diaspora History in the African American & African Diaspora Studies Program and is the Dean of Lloyd International Honors College.

AADS graduate Maurice Moore featured on UNCGNow

Posted on June 1, 2016

EXPLORING IDENTITY THROUGH ART May 23, 2016 | UNCGNow | see original story here Whether he was sketching on notebook […]

Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship Recipient: Haillee Mason

Posted on May 12, 2016

The recipient of the 2016-17 Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship is Haillee Mason, a rising junior from Fuquay Varina, North Carolina and a […]

Dr. Woods shares thoughts on Prince’s legacy

Posted on April 22, 2016

AADS professor, Dr. Frank Woods, shared his perspectives about Prince’s music and legacy in an AADS blog post entitled Love Live the “Prince” […]

Whitney “Whitty” Ransome Scholarship

Posted on March 15, 2016

Attention undergraduate students! The application deadline for the 2016-2017 Whitney “Witty” Ransome Scholarship is April 8, 2016. Find out more […]

Renowned poet Brenda Marie Osbey reads March 29

Posted on March 7, 2016

The African American and African Diaspora Studies Program at UNCG Presents: A Poetry Reading by: Brenda Marie Osbey Tuesday, March […]

AADS Double Major Lucy Mason, UNCG Basketball Star

Posted on October 14, 2015

Lucy Mason, an All-Around All-Star Senior Lucy Mason is best known at UNCG for her stellar performance on the basketball […]